Dec 25, 2012 12:00pm PST
quote , you know, feelings and experience we felt as the people went through. >> rose: les miserable, and the impossible when we continue. funding for carlie rose was provided by the following:
Dec 13, 2012 4:00pm PST
talk about "les miserables." hugh jackman is up for best actor. the british, the -- british comedy "the best exotic mar igold hotel" also has buzz. nominations are great for renting of the hype in hollywood, where people care more than most, and are picking apart the best films of the year, to try to second-guess which movie, starke, or director is going to win big. >> i love them all. before we leave you, we have one more award-winning performance to show you. this is for lively political debate. we are not talking about fiscal cliff negotiations. watch this. this was the scene in ukraine's new parliament. for a second day, a mass brawl broke out. it is between the election of parliamentary officials. opposition lawmakers were very angry over the fact that some of their opponents continue to practice voting in place of their of some colleagues. boy did they show it. democracy, perhaps not at its finest, on display in the ukrainian parliament. quite extraordinary. of course, you can get up and any time on our website. you can find us at twitter. for all of us here, thanks for watching.
Dec 16, 2012 3:30pm PST
. so it does raise the question, this has been a miserable failure so what do we do? maybe just de-criminalize marijuana or some other stuff so we can use those resources, as you say, to educate people. kids going after drugs, it's been going on for decades. they're using stronger drugs, getting more damaged. what about kids who are using pills from their parents' prescription cabinets? that's an equally large epidemic. we're not spending enough time getting at the root of the problem, the breakdown of the family, the breakdown of society. all these things out there. >> something that you're missing, what is it? it would free up the police to use these resources to go after violent crime. the amount of money we're putting into it. >> they're spending a lot of time arresting people for petty drugs and also filling up prison space. >> eleanor. >> one of the reasons you're finding drugs in suburbs is because it it's harder to get oxycontin, and twhrafs other one? we were talking about. the prescription drugs. >> vicodin. >> it's even hard to get -- >> what's wrong with vicodin? >> it'
Dec 28, 2012 12:00am PST
. this was 1999 and i was like, well most of my friends miserable at their desk jobs working in sweet or law and i'm going to pursue something that i at least enjoy doing, and that was cooking. >> rose: you liked it? >> i liked it. >> rose: what did you like about it? >> that you could work with something and get better at it and sort of just taste and -- you're creating something, using your hands. it's something that was just the direct polar opposite of what i was doing in college or what i was being groomed to do which i had no idea. cooking was something i felt i had had an honor in. it was like a real craft. if i had more dexterity i would have been like a -- i don't know, a cooper or something like that. >> rose: or a surgeon. >> yeah, a surgeon. >> rose: (laughs) >> so you're -- you went about cooking and you got a series of jobs, including japan. >> yes. >> rose: and how influential was that? >> it was life changing. life changing. >> rose: life changing. >> yeah. i had a small stint teaching english in japan and i promised myself i'd go back to japan to do it right and to absorb the food